Open Position: Semantic Web Developer (JAVA, PHP, JS, 6 months fulltime in Berlin, m/f)

Hi all,

The MediaEvent Services GmbH, one of our spin-offs, is looking for a
Semantic Web Developer (m/f) in Berlin for a joint project with the
Web-based Systems Group at Freie Unviersität Berlin and ontoprise GmbH,
Karlsruhe, within the scope of Vulcan Inc.'s Project Halo.

The SMW-LDE project extends the SMW+ Semantic Enterprise Wiki with a Linked
Data import workflow, enabling the use of data from the global Linked Data
Web within SMW+. The technology will be initially deployed in an integrated
portal for biomedical data.

Your tasks:
- Integration and extension of Java and PHP components that perform import,
transformation and identity resolution of Linked Data
- Development of JavaScript-based editors
- Import and interlinking of biomedical datasets

Your profile:
- Solid Java and PHP skills; optionally Scala
- Prior experienced with JavaScript and common frameworks is desirable
- Diploma in computer science, related apprenticeship or several years of
work experience
- Prior biomedical knowledge is a plus

Experience with Semantic Web and Linked Data technologies is not imperative,
as we will provide in-depth training.
The MediaEvent Services GmbH offers an open, professional and informal
working environment, experienced colleagues and team play. Candidates must
be reliable and possess good English skills.

The position is initially limited until 31.01.2011; with high chances of

Project partners:

Founded in 1999, MediaEvent Services develops innovative systems in the
digital media field for customers such as Leica Microsystems and Hugo Boss.

The Web-based Systems Group at Freie Universität Berlin explores technical
and economic questions concerning the development of global, decentralized
information environments. Our current research focus are Linked Data
technologies for extending the World Wide Web with a global data commons. 

ontoprise is a leading independent software vendor for industry-proven
Semantic Web infrastructure technologies and products used to support
dynamic semantic information integration and information management
processes at the enterprise level.

Vulcan Inc. creates and advances a variety of world-class endeavors and high
impact initiatives that change and improve the way we live, learn, do
business, and experience the world.

How to apply:

Please send your applications in PDF format to,
focusing on previous experience in the fields.

Christian Becker
MediaEvent Services GmbH & Co. KG
Stendaler Straße 4
10559 Berlin
Tel. +49 (6441) 870 87-22

Have a nice weekend,


Prof. Dr. Christian Bizer
Web-based Systems Group
Freie Universität Berlin
+49 30 838 55509

Received on Friday, 2 July 2010 11:56:17 UTC